02 juillet 2021

Qing dynasty cloisonné enamel sold at Bonhams London, 7 June 2021

Lot 641. A large and rare archaistic cloisonné enamel lozenge-shaped vase, gu, Early 18th century; 46.5cm (18 2/8in) high. Estimate £3,000 - £5,000. Sold for £ 35,250 (€ 40,986). © Bonhams 2001-2021. The vase of lozenge section, cast as an archaic vessel with vertical flanges on the corners decorated with key-fret designs, the bulging mid-section with stylised taotie masks, the lower and upper sections similarly decorated with hanging plantain leaves dividing lotus sprays borne on tendrils, the... [Lire la suite]

15 mai 2021

A Jichimu Coach-Bed, Luohanchuang, Early 18th Century

Lot 3113. A Jichimu Coach-Bed, Luohanchuang, Early 18th Century. L 70cm W 34cm H 16cm. Estimate HKD 150,000 - 200,000 (USD 19,231 - 25,641). Sold Price: HKD 180,000 (USD 23,077). Copyright 2021 © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited Provenance: The Ten-views Lingbi Rock Retreat Collection, no. WZ235. Poly Auctions. Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 21 April 2021
15 avril 2021

A doucai 'pomegranate' dish, Qing dynasty, early 18th century

Lot 154. A doucai 'pomegranate' dish, Qing dynasty, early 18th century. Diameter 6 ¼ in., 15.9 cm. Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD. Lot sold: 6,048 USD. Courtesy Sotheby's. with rounded sides supported on a slightly tapering foot, the center of the interior with a pomegranate shrub growing from rockwork and bearing three ripe red fruits, the cavetto with fruiting sprigs of grape, plum and pomegranate all between double-line borders above and below, the underside with fruiting plum... [Lire la suite]
29 septembre 2020

A pair of blue and white 'phoenix and bamboo' conical bowls, Qing dynasty, Kangxi-Yongzheng period, early 18th century

Lot 841. A pair of blue and white 'phoenix and bamboo' conical bowls, Qing dynasty, Kangxi-Yongzheng period, early 18th century; 3 7/8 in. (9.9 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000. Price realised USD 16,250. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Each finely decorated in penciled style with a phoenix in flight opposite two bamboo stalks, the decoration continuing from the exterior to the interior, each base with an apocryphal Chenghua mark. Provenance: C. T. Loo Chinese Art (successor Frank Caro), New York, 16... [Lire la suite]
01 juillet 2020

A turquoise glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, early 18th century

Lot 129. A turquoise glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, early 18th century. Hauteur: 46 cm. (18 1/8 in.). Estimate EUR 6,000 - EUR 8,000. Price realised EUR 6,875. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. Il est piriforme sous un long col globulaire et orné d'un décor incisé de fleurs dans des rinceaux feuillagés. Le col et le pied sont simplement soulignés d'un double anneau incisé. Christie's. Art d'Asie, Paris, 23 June 2020
29 avril 2020

A gilt-bronze figure of Amitayus, Qing dynasty, Early 18th century

Lot 200. A gilt-bronze figure of Amitayus, Qing dynasty, Early 18th century; 16.5cm., 6 1/2 in. Estimate GBP 8,000 — 12,000. Lot sold 10,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's. finely cast seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base, the right hand in vitarkamudra, and wearing a dhoti and ornate body jewellery and a five-leaf diadem. Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 13 may 2015, 11:00 AM

22 mars 2020

An ovoid celadon-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, early 18th century

Lot 3026. An ovoid celadon-glazed bottle vase, Qing dynasty, early 18th century; 27.3 cm., 10 3/4 in. Estimate 300,000 — 400,000 HKD. Lot Sold 350,000. Photo Sotheby's the ovoid body elegantly rising to a slender waisted neck and flaring mouth, the exterior covered in a soft bubble-suffused celadon glaze, the interior glazed white, the recessed base applied with a slightly lighter celadon glaze. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 08 april 2011
22 mars 2020

A white-glazed chrysanthemum-shaped box and cover, Qing dynasty, early 18th century

  Lot 3500. A white-glazed chrysanthemum-shaped box and cover, Qing dynasty, early 18th century; 6 5/16 in. (16 cm.) diam. Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000. Price Realized HKD 137,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2013  The slightly domed cover is finely moulded with four concentric rings of chrysanthemum petals radiating from a stylised flowerhead in the centre, and the fluted box is moulded with a single band of petals. It is covered with a white glaze of faint bluish tinge, and the... [Lire la suite]
20 mars 2020

A rare and superbly carved rhinoceros horn 'dragon' libation cup, Qing dynasty, early 18th century

Lot 2907. A rare and superbly carved rhinoceros horn 'dragon' libation cup, Qing dynasty, early 18th century; 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.) wide. Estimate HKD 5,000,000 - HKD 7,000,000. Price Realized HKD 7,340,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011 The exterior finely carved in high relief and openwork with five scaly four-clawed dragons of varying sizes, their contorted bodies weaving in and out of swirling clouds in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl' which the two largest dragons contest to form... [Lire la suite]
07 février 2020

A fine famille verte wine cup, Late Kangxi-Early Yongzheng period, early 18th century

Lot 1723. A fine famille verte wine cup, Late Kangxi-Early Yongzheng period, early 18th century; 3 1/16 in. (7.7 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 40,000. Price realised USD 56,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2011.   With flared sides, finely painted with a continuous scene of a scholar seated on the banks of a river watching the water gently rippling around protruding rocks, apochryphal Chenghua mark on the base, wood stand, box.   Provenance: Bluett & Sons, London. ... [Lire la suite]